Ligi Sao

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Ligi Sao
Ligi Sao.jpg
Personal information
Full name Liligiifo Sao[1][2]
Born (1992-10-11) 11 October 1992 (age 26)[3]
Auckland, New Zealand
Height 186 cm (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 109 kg (17 st 2 lb)
Playing information
Position Prop, Lock

Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
2013–15 Manly Warringah 21 2 0 0 8
2016– New Zealand Warriors 18 0 0 0 0
Total 39 2 0 0 8
As of 4 March 2018
Source: [4]

Liligiifo Sao (born 11 October 1992 in New Zealand) is a New Zealand professional rugby league footballer who plays for the New Zealand Warriors in the National Rugby League. He previously played for the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles. He primarily plays as a prop.

Playing career[edit]

Sao is of Samoan descent and played his junior football for the Manurewa Marlins in the Auckland Rugby League competition. He was then signed by the New Zealand Warriors, playing in the 2012 Toyota Cup for the Junior Warriors.

In 2013 Sao signed with the Manly Sea Eagles. Sao played in both the 2013 Holden Cup and the 2013 NSW Cup before making his first grade debut on 15 July 2013 against the North Queensland Cowboys.[4]

On 22 July 2015, three days before they were due to play Manly in Auckland, the Warriors announced that they had signed Sao for the 2016 and 2017 seasons.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "NRL Rd 8 - Storm v Sea Eagles Photos and Images". Getty Images. 2015-04-25. Retrieved 2017-04-04.
  2. ^ "Photo Gallery Rd 15 v Wests Tigers". Sea Eagles. Retrieved 2017-04-04.
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2015-07-22. Retrieved 2015-07-22.
  4. ^ a b "Ligi Sao - Career Stats & Summary". Rugby League Project. 1992-10-11. Retrieved 2017-04-04.
  5. ^ "PLAYER SIGNING | Sao coming home - Warriors". Warriors.kiwi. Retrieved 2017-04-04.

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